God called the dry land "earth," and the gathering together of the waters he called "seas." God saw that it was good.
This is the history of the generations of Shem. Shem was one hundred years old and became the father of Arpachshad two years after the flood.
Joseph fell on his father’s face, wept on him, and kissed him.
a Answer me when I call, God of my righteousness. Give me relief from my distress. Have mercy on me, and hear my prayer.
The birds of the sky, the fish of the sea, and whatever passes through the paths of the seas.
For my soul is full of troubles. My life draws near to Sheol.
Yahweh, remember David and all his affliction,
By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down. Yes, we wept, when we remembered Zion.
How can we sing Yahweh’s song in a foreign land?
A glad heart makes a cheerful face; but an aching heart breaks the spirit.
A cheerful heart makes good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.
A foolish son brings grief to his father, and bitterness to her who bore him.
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they will not overflow you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned, and flame will not scorch you.
Behold, all you who kindle a fire, who adorn yourselves with torches around yourselves; walk in the flame of your fire, and among the brands that you have kindled. You shall have this of my hand; you shall lie down in sorrow.